Athara Upadhanyem, Aṭharā Upadhānyēṃ, Aṭharā Upadhānyeṃ: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

aṭharā upadhānyēṃ (अठरा उपधान्यें).—n pl The eighteen inferior grains; viz. sajagurā, bhādalī, varī, nācaṇī, baraga, kāṅga, khapalē- gahūṃ, makā, karaḍaī, rājagirā, maṭakī, pāvaṭā, mūga, vāla, kāraḷā, dēvabhāta, sātū, ambāḍī. Others reckon them thus--sajagurā, nācaṇī, varī, makā, maṭakī, rājagirā, śirasa, pāṇḍharaphaḷī, jirā, mēthī, vēṇu- bīja, dēvabhāta, kamalabīja, pākaḍa, ambāḍī, bhēṇḍībīja, gōvārī, kuḍhyācēṃ bīja, and to these some add two others, making twenty, viz. khasakhasa & pāṇḍharārāḷā.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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